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Long Walk To Freedom

Long Walk To Freedom

2018 is the centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth

‘The authentic voice of Mandela shines through this book . . . humane, dignified and magnificently unembittered’ The Times

The riveting memoirs of the outstanding moral and political leader of our time, A Long Walk to Freedom brilliantly re-creates the drama of the experiences that helped shape Nelson Mandela’s destiny. Emotive, compelling and uplifting, A Long Walk to Freedom is the exhilarating story of an epic life; a story of hardship, resilience and ultimate triumph told with the clarity and eloquence of a born leader.

‘Burns with the luminosity of faith in the invincible nature of human hope and dignity . . . Unforgettable’ Andre Brink

‘Enthralling . . . Mandela emulates the few great political leaders such as Lincoln and Gandhi, who go beyond mere consensus and move out ahead of their followers to break new ground’ Sunday Times
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Reviews

A truly stunning account of his extraordinary life ... A vivid testimony to an unusual mixture of courage, persistence, tolerance, and forgiveness
Sir David Steel
A tale of anger and sorrow, love and joy, grace and elegance
DAILY NEWS
One of the most life- affirming books you'll read
GQ
Indispensable ... [a] unique life-story
Anthony Sampson